NEWS RELEASE: February 12, 2015
Minneapolis: -- The Hennepin County Bar Association’s Diversity and
Inclusion Committee is now accepting nominations for the 2015 Legal Employer
and Individual Diversity Awards. The HCBA and the Diversity and Inclusion
Committee are committed to increasing diversity and inclusion within Hennepin
County’s legal community and are pursuing that objective with continued energy
and emphasis. These awards are designed to recognize the substantial and
long-term contributions of a legal employer, an attorney, and a non-attorney to
the goals of diversity and inclusion, civil rights, civil liberties, or human
rights in the legal profession within Hennepin County. Eligibility
for the non-attorney award is open to individuals who are associated with
private firms, the government, academia, the judiciary, non-profit organizations
and other aspects of the legal profession.
All nominations are welcome.
Nomination forms and additional information are available from the HCBA by
telephone (612-752-6600), by email (firstname.lastname@example.org),
or through the HCBA’s website: www.hcba.org.
Nominations are due by March 31, 2015.
The award winners will be recognized at the HCBA annual meeting in May.
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